Congratulations Class of 2015 for Our Best IB Results Ever!
- 33 Diploma Candidates: 33 Diploma Awarded
- Highest Diploma Score: 45 out of 45
- Lowest Diploma Score: 29 out of 45
- 32 Diploma Students scored above 31
- 5 Students scored above 40
- Average Diploma Score: 35.091
Our Mission : ACS Athens is a student-centered international school, embracing American educational philosophy, principles and values.
Through excellence in teaching and diverse educational experiences, ACS Athens challenges all students to realize their unique potential: academically, intellectually, socially and ethically — to thrive as responsible global citizens.
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ACS Athens is a not-for profit, Board of Trustees governed organization : The Board of Trustees is a permanent, policy leadership body involved with strategic planning, advocacy and oversight of the school.
Additionally, an Advisory Council serves as a body of experts to the school’s governance and leadership, providing a connection between ACS Athens and current trends that can impact school policy, programs and teaching and learning practices.
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With a very international and diverse culture - our student body is represented by over 60 countries - roughly divided equally among U.S., Greek and other nationals.
The language used in classrooms and in all communication is English; Greek is taught as a foreign language along with Arabic, French, German, Mandarin and Spanish.
Our Faculty is equally international and most hold a post graduate degree (Masters and Doctorates) , have been through specialized training and have many years of experience; this, combined with a very high teacher to student ratio ensures a top level educational experience.
The school's Accreditations and Affiliations are numerous: ACS Athens is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools and is authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO) to offer the IB Diploma Program.
In 2012, ACS Athens was approved to use the Sustaining Excellence Protocol, making it the first international school considered for re-accreditation with this top level protocol!
For more about Accreditations, Certifications see here...
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Our school is easily accessible from the airport or the different boroughs of Athens, via car, the metro or bus.
Directions to ACS Athens by any means of transport can be found here.
A Student Visitor program allows prospective students to visit our school (Grades JK-12) to experience class activity and school culture for 1-2 days, guided by student peer, depending always on availability, without any obligation.
This program offers the visitor student an inside view of our daily school life, that can help them and their family decide whether we are a good fit for their educational and social needs. Students / families must first contact the Enrollment Management Office in order to arrange such visits throughout the year.
Financial Information & Educational Offerings
Optional programs, activities and services to consider are:
Learning Enhancement After School Programs for Elementary, Middle School and Academy — read more.
Recreational (After School) Sports: Includes sports programs such as Basketball, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis; these are in addition to the Physical Education and Jr. Varsity / Varsity teams activities. View more, here.
Finally, the Institute for Innovation and Creativity (IIC) offers inter-disciplinary cultural and educational programs, throughout the year. Recent activities included robotics, flight and aviation classes; visits to U.S. cities and University campuses; history and culture field trips / studies in Europe, etc. Explore these offerings...
For the optional Transportation costs, please see here.
Bus Transportation related information : routes, procedures, sign-up, etc., please see here.
We will be very happy to Answer any Questions or Inquiries you may have by contacting our offices...